RAJBIRAJ—Two women were beaten severely in different places of Saptari district.
The victims have been identified as Ranju Devi Shah, 25 of Barsain Municipality and Prem Kala Thakur, 19 of Rajbiraj Municipality. Both victims have been receiving treatment in Gajendra Narayan Singh Sagarmatha Zonal Hospital, Rajbiraj.
According to the victim Shah, her neighbor Jamun Yadav and Gokul Yadav beat her for allegedly casting a spell on their buffalo on Thursday.
Similarly, victim Thakur was beaten mercilessly by her father-in-law and her husband after she requested them to help her get citizenship certificate and marriage registration.Follow @gorkhapost
NA chair stresses on quality and vocational education
KATHMANDU- Chairman of National Assembly (NA) Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has said that the vocational and quality education were the first priority of the state.
Inaugurating the golden jubilee programme of Pashupati Secondary School of Modi Rural Municipality today, NA chair Timilsina said that technical and quality based education were the foundation of the prosperity of the nation.
On another note, he shared that 339 existing laws will be amended until March 5 and 124 new laws will be enacted.
Similarly, Gandaki Province Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment Minister Bikas Lamsal said that the provincial government was urging federal government to declare Pokhara as tourism capital.
Speaking in the same programme, Pakistani ambassador to Nepal Mazhar Javed said that age old ties between Nepal and Pakistan will be further strengthened and partnership would be fostered in the education sector as well.Follow @gorkhapost